Acne Scars

No one has to live with permanent scars and dark spots that can develop as acne clears. Thanks to advances in medicine and technology, dermatologists offer their patients many safe and effective treatment options. Treatment can diminish scars. It can even fade those stubborn dark spots on the skin.

Acne Scars: Answers to Common Questions

Depressed Acne Scars: Effective Treatment Available

Raised Acne Scars: Treatment can Ease Pain, Diminish Scars

Skin Color Changes: Spots may Fade with Right Treatment

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Woman with acne and acne scarring

Early and effective acne treatment can prevent severe acne and the scarring that often follows.

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